Events


Injured Workers Day

01/06/2024

Join your Union and injured workers’ rights activists at a rally at the annual rally and protest in Toronto on June 1. Details to follow closer to the day.

Injured workers need your help on June 1st, to call on the WSIB and government to:

  • Increase injured workers WSIB wage loss benefits back to 90%.
  • Stop the damaging recommendations from KPMG.
  • End the WSIB damaging practice of deeming that creates fake jobs.

For more info, visit https://injuredworkersorganize.ca/.


Stewards Training Seminars - Toronto 2022 - UFCW Locals 175 & 633

2024 Stewards Training

This year, Stewards will have the opportunity to take part in weekend seminars over the Spring in 2024. Invitations for these seminars are sent out by the Training & Education Centre directly to Stewards. The six seminars generally take place in London, Thunder Bay, Toronto, Hamilton, Sudbury or Sault Ste. Marie, and Ottawa or Kingston.

Courses offered at these bi-annual seminars will vary but will generally include:

  • Stewards Training
  • Preparing for Arbitration
  • Introduction to Health & Safety
  • … and more.

Stewards should ensure their contact information is up to date with the Union. If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to your Union Representative to discuss.

Final dates and locations will be included in invitations sent out to Stewards.


Labour Day 2024

02/09/2024

Mark your calendars for September 2, 2024, and keep an eye out on your workplace bulletin board for posters on events happening in your area.

We’ll update this space in the summer as details become available.


Health Care Stewards Conference 2023 - UFCW Locals 175 & 633

Health Care Steward Conference

The 2024 Health Care Steward conference will take place in April. Stewards will receive invites from the Training & Education Centre to attend the conference. Please ensure your contact information is up to date with the Union. If you have questions or concerns, please reach out to your Union Representative to discuss.